Positive Media presents a look into how a Honolulu District of 18 public schools in Kaimuki and McKinley were able to help their students do better academically and build a stronger community at each school site.  They made savvy use of a Federal grant offered to public schools called the 21st Century Community Learning Center Grant.   Led by a …

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Positive Media Hawaii’s Youth Project, Keiki Voices, presents the final videos by recent graduates of our 10-week workshop curriculum.   Enjoy these two short pieces that encourage healthy eating habits to avoid obesity and diabetes and feel great.  I was brought in to coach a group of eager 5th graders from Ali’iolani Elementary who wanted to enter a local video contest, …

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Positive Media Hawaii’s Youth Project, Keiki Voices, presents a short video by recent graduates of our 8-week curriculum.  This sweet video encourages self-soothing behavior and positive thinking.  I was at Hokulani Elementary and the natives were restless.  We were at that moment in the curriculum when we shared our top ideas from brainstorming and I could tell by the mischief …

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Positive Media Hawaii’s Youth Project, Keiki Voices, presents a short video by recent graduates of our 8-week curriculum.  This powerful video offers encouragement and solutions to kids who might feel bullied.  The group I was working with was evenly divided between the girls and the boys and the girls were clearly winning.  They had finished their script and were busy …

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Imagine your students fully engaged in video media projects that prepare them for success in today’s digital world!  Keiki Voices delivers an inspiring learning environment.  Students will increase self-confidence and discover a powerful way to communicate as they develop, write, storyboard, direct, act, shoot and edit their own video!  We believe our youth have something important to say and design …

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